Canada Eases Restrictions for Vaccinated Travelers

From 12:01 am ET on July 5, travel restrictions will be eased for eligible and fully vaccinated travelers.

Travelers may qualify for certain exemptions to quarantine and testing requirements if they are:

Those who meet the requirements may be exempt from:

  • quarantine
  • hotel stopover (for air travelers)
  • day-8 testing requirement


Travel restrictions on who can enter Canada remain in place. Foreign nationals (including U.S. citizens) coming to Canada for non-essential reasons will be turned away at the border.

Requirements for the Fully Vaccinated Exemption


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